Archive for 2013
Dan DiCaprio is a visiting artist at the Society for Contemporary Craft in Pittsburgh this month. He is teaching a workshop on Wood Rings & Wire Inlay.
Santa Fe’s Patina Gallery honors master craftsman Gary Griffin, SNAG’s Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient, with an exhibition of works, models and sketches from a career spanning four decades. Patina is thrilled to offer a selection of Griffin’s works to discriminating collectors. Through August 11.
Michelle Pajak-Reynolds is the first independent designer invited to showcase designs on the runway during the largest fashion show in Ohio — the Pro Football Hall of Fame 50th Anniversary Enshrinement Festival Fashion Show on August 2nd.
“Gary Griffin, Honoring a Master”
to August 11
Patina Gallery honors Gary Griffin, SNAG Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient, with an exhibition of works, models and sketches spanning his forty year career. A master craftsman, teacher, writer and critic, his varied contributions to craft and the metal arts in America are significant.
From natural disasters to other kinds of catastrophes, jewelers need to be prepared.
North Americans have witnessed a variety of natural disasters in the past few years, from last year’s Hurricane Sandy in the northeastern United States to Oklahoma’s devastating tornadoes in May and catastrophic flooding in Canada’s Alberta province in June. Such events should trigger a desire in every jeweler — no matter how large or small — to create disaster preparedness and business continuity plans.
View and listen to the 2013 Professional Development Seminar talk, “10 Tips for Catching & Keeping and Editor’s Attention,” by Michelle Bilodeau. The 2013 PDS took place at the SNAG conference in Toronto in May.
The 3D revolution is bringing about changes to our world by spawning new start ups, innovative products, and jobs in new markets that did not exist a few years ago, as well as connecting people from different disciplines in ways that one could never imagine. This exciting technology creates opportunities that will reinvigorate our field.